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An employee alleged not to possess a minimum qualification of his or her position is entitled to notice of the allegation and the opportunity to contest it

An employee alleged not to possess a minimum qualification of his or her position is entitled to notice of the allegation and the opportunity to contest itJakubowicz v Village of Fredonia, 2018 NY Slip Op 02059, Appellate Division, Fourth DepartmentSupreme … Continue reading

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Minimum Wage Hike and Paid Leave Program Coming to Massachusetts

A new law will soon take effect in Massachusetts, where employees will be eligible for paid family and medical leave and will also see an increase in the minimum wage. Governor Charlie Baker signed the bill on June 28, which … Continue reading

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Harmonizing Tariff Regimes and Statutory Minimum Damages: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing?

(Wikemedia)There is a very pernicious proposal afoot which some federal bureaucrats have been led to believe will help to fix things up at the Copyright Board by harmonizing tariff regimes, or at least the statutory minimum damages provisions available to … Continue reading

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An Introduction to California Minimum Wage Laws for Business Owners

California provides its workers a thicker blanket of legal protections than most other states, particularly when it comes to that number-one employee priority: the paycheck.  Business owners operating in Silicon Valley must stay up-to-date on both state and local wage … Continue reading

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California state and minimum wage issues in 2018

I just posted a new video on my YouTube channel about the issues facing employers with the state and local minimum wage increases in 2018 (embedded below).  At the end of the first quarter in 2018, it is a good … Continue reading

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